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Drag star Willam Belli is living his best life, and he helps you live yours in his new book, Suck Less. Read a mean-spirited excerpt below.

October 07 2016 5:17 AM

"God, this debate is like watching sweaters dry, but if one of the sweaters hated gay people" pretty much sums it up.

October 05 2016 1:26 PM

The Mike Pence line from the debate that Twitter was snickering about gets the late-night treatment.

October 05 2016 1:05 PM

The Daily Show's "Bone Brothers Flamin' BBQ" Refuses to Serve "Gays" in North Carolina.

October 04 2016 3:22 PM

Alec Baldwin stole the show this weekend as Donald Trump, but out Saturday Night Live star Kate McKinnon has been giving top-notch Hillary drag for years.

October 03 2016 1:40 PM

The Advocate endorsed Hillary Clinton. Bill Maher tells us who's backing Trump.

October 01 2016 4:34 PM

The queen of late night sent reporters to a viewing party at the historic LGBT site to contrast them with conservative viewers in a sports bar.

September 29 2016 9:34 PM